The holder of the court of guard of Arenys de Mar (Barcelona) has decreed today provisional freedom with precautionary measures, appear weekly in the court and withdrawal of the passport, of the young man of 21 years who was arrested as presumed author of a beating his son, a two month old baby who is hospitalized.
As reported by the Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia (TSJC), the magistrate has also imposed on the parent the prohibition of approaching his son at a distance of 500 meters and has banned him from leaving Spain.
The mother of the baby has assured in an interview in Antena3 that the behavior of the father "was normal" and explains that he mistreated the child because he was stressed when he saw that the child was crying and did not shut up ".
Regarding the situation of the baby, the mother explained that she is in a very serious condition: "she is in a coma" "It is not known if they are going to disconnect her, if she operates …"
The baby was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the Vall d'Hebron Hospital in Barcelona a week ago with a bruise on the head, a billed arm and five broken ribs, In addition to indications of previous abuses, informed Europa Press informed sources of the case.
At the beginning of the week the doctors began to suspect that the child had suffered abuse, and they interrogated the parents, who denied the facts, arguing that the child had probably given himself "a few blows".
As a result of the suspicions, the medical team activated the protocol of child abuse, which was hardened as a result of the so-called "Alba case", and the father finally confessed on Thursday to the physicians to have mistreated the child, after which he was arrested by the Mossos d'Esquadra, withdrawing the guardianship of the minor.
The General Directorate of Child and Adolescent Care (DGAIA) of the Generalitat has assumed the guardianship of the baby, after opening a file on homelessness on Friday and initiating protective measures.
The Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Families will appear as a private accusation in the case in defense of the rights of the child, and on the other hand the department is analyzing the performance of municipal social services, the Government announced in a statement on Friday.
The Ministry of Health, through the Directorate General of Health Regulation and Regulation, has opened this week a file to investigate the previous assistance received in the different centers in recent weeks.